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More Convention Forum Agendas Released


Lexington, Kentucky ­– Agendas for more forums have been released for the 2006 ASHA Annual Meeting, which begins tomorrow, February 16 in Lexington at the Embassy Suites Hotel.


Charter Club Workshop – Thursday, February 16, 8:00 p.m.

8:00 p.m. - 8:20 p.m. Charter Club Council - What is it, and what do you expect from it?

8:20 p.m. - 8:40 p.m. Regional Championships

8:40 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Charter Club Awards for Non-traditional Disciplines

9:00 p.m. - 9:20 p.m. KSOBA -- What is its mission?

9:20 p.m. - 9:40 p.m. Equestrian Land Conservation Resource – How can it help in your region?

9:40 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. General Discussion


Saddlebred Success Stories – Friday, February 17, 3:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Developing a Horse Show, Sarah Rowland and Jimmy Robertson – UPHA/American Royal National Championship

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Longevity of a Successful Training Operation, Charlie and Redd Crabtree

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Thriving Lesson Programs and Youth Clubs, Parker Lovell and Scott Matton

5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Growing Charter Club, Mike Arnston – IASHPA


Alone in the Ring: Overcoming the Challenges of Being an Amateur/Owner/Trainer – Saturday, February 18, 9:00 a.m.

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Tips from John T. Jones and Scott Perrelli on proper presentation of a horse, including tail and foot care and bridling

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. General Discussion and Q&A


During the week of convention, several Saddlebred farms will have open house, where convention attendees are invited to visit facilities in and around the Bluegrass.  Farms include Grey Ridge, Stonecroft, Willowbank Farm and many others.  The complete list of farms can be downloaded here.


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